Health Services 

Please explore this page to find information about Libertyville High School's district-wide policies and state laws on student health information requirements, links to external health-related websites, and current information relevant to teen health. 

LHS nurses Cameron Traut and Alisa Wasserman

Contact Us

Cameron Traut MS, RN, PEL-IL, NCSN         

Alisa Wasserman BSN, RN

Office:  847-327-7016
Fax:  847-327-7933

News from the Nurses

When should someone stay home from school or work? 

  1. Fever > 100 degrees within the past 24 hours
  2. Any contagious illness (i.e. excessive cough, cold symptoms, pink eye, vomiting, diarrhea)

If  a student feels ill during the school day, he/she should go to the nurse's office to be assessed, and the nurse will contact the parent as needed. 

Recent Changes in High School immunization requirements (State of Illinois mandates) - May 2017

Meningococcal Conjuate Vaccine (MCV4, Menactra, Menveo):

  • Any child entering the 12th grade shall show proof of having received 2 doses of meningococcal conjugate vaccine prior to entering 12th grade.  Doses must be no less than 8 weeks apart. If the first dose is administered when the child is 16 years of age or older, only one dose is required. 
  • Meningococcal B does NOT meet this requirement, but is recommended.

Varicella (Chicken Pox) Vaccine:

  • For the 2017-2018 school year, grades 9-12 will be required to show proof of 2 doses of varicella vaccine.